Enrollment Context

Average Freshman HS GPA
Data Explanation
Average Freshman HS GPA
3.01
Average Freshman SAT
Data Explanation
Average Freshman SAT
1011
In-State Freshmen Receiving HOPE or Zell Scholarship
Data Explanation
In-State Freshmen Receiving HOPE or Zell Scholarship
41%
Freshmen Receiving Pell
Data Explanation
Freshmen Receiving Pell
47%
Undergraduate Enrollment
Data Explanation
Undergraduate Enrollment
6,122
Undergraduate Degrees Awarded
Data Explanation
Degrees Awarded
0 Certificates
691 Associate
68 Bachelor's

Race / Ethnicity

Data Explanation

16% Black

63% White

2% Asian

15% Hispanic

<1% Unknown

4% Two or more races

<1% American Indian / Alaska Native

<1% Native Hawaiian / Pacific Islander

Undergraduate Student Outcomes

Freshman Bachelor's Seekers Retention
Data Explanation
Georgia Highlands College
Freshman Bachelor's Seekers Retention
NR At Georgia Highlands College
NR Anywhere in USG
University State College Comparison
Freshman Bachelor's Seekers Retention
64% At Starting Institution
69% Anywhere in USG
Freshman Associate Seekers Retention
Data Explanation
Georgia Highlands College
Freshman Associate Seekers Retention
66% At Georgia Highlands College
71% Anywhere in USG
University State College Comparison
Freshman Associate Seekers Retention
53% At Starting Institution
62% Anywhere in USG
Freshman HOPE/Zell Recipient Outcomes
Data Explanation
Georgia Highlands College
Freshman HOPE/Zell Recipient Outcomes
64% Enrolled with HOPE or Zell the Next Fall
24% Associate NA Bachelor's Graduate with HOPE or Zell
University State College Comparison
Freshman HOPE/Zell Recipient Outcomes
59% Enrolled with HOPE or Zell the Next Fall
19% Associate 44% Bachelor's Graduate with HOPE or Zell
Six-Year Bachelor's Graduation Rate
Data Explanation
Georgia Highlands College
Six-Year Bachelor's Graduation Rate
NA At Georgia Highlands College
NA Anywhere in USG
University State College Comparison
Six-Year Bachelor's Graduation Rate
19% At Starting Institution
31% Anywhere in USG
Three-Year Associate Graduation or Enrollment in Bachelor’s Program Rate
Data Explanation
Georgia Highlands College
Three-Year Associate Graduation or Enrollment in Bachelor’s Program Rate
40% At Georgia Highlands College
40% Anywhere in USG
University State College Comparison
Three-Year Associate Graduation or Enrollment in Bachelor’s Program Rate
43% At Starting Institution
43% Anywhere in USG
Time to Degree in Years
Data Explanation
Georgia Highlands College
Time to Degree in Years
NR Bachelor's Graduates
4.3 Associate Graduates
University State College Comparison
Time to Degree in Years
5.8 Bachelor's Graduates
4.2 Associate Graduates

Further Information

For wages of Georgia Highlands College graduates working in Georgia, visit the Governor's Office of Student Achievement Georgia Higher Learning and Earning dashboard.

For retention and graduation for specific populations, visit USG by the Numbers.

Visit Georgia Highlands College's profile on the federal College Navigator or College Scorecard website.

Visit Georgia Highlands College's website and their Net Price Calculator.

Affordability Context

2018-2019 In-State Tuition and Fees
Data Explanation
$3,844
2017-2018 In-State Cost of Attendance
Data Explanation
$11,373
2017-2018 In-State Average Scholarships and Grants
Data Explanation
$4,763
2017-2018 In-State Net Price
Data Explanation
$6,610

Undergraduate Borrowing and Debt Outcomes

Percent Borrowing and Average Amount Per Year
Data Explanation
Georgia Highlands College
Percent Borrowing and Average Amount Per Year
18%
$3,822
University State College Comparison
Percent Borrowing and Average Amount Per Year
39%
$4,710
Bachelor's Graduates Percent Borrowed and Cumulative Debt
Data Explanation
Georgia Highlands College
Bachelor's Graduates Percent Borrowed and Cumulative Debt
53%
$9,990
University State College Comparison
Bachelor's Graduates Percent Borrowed and Cumulative Debt
59%
$21,100
Associate Graduates Percent Borrowed and Cumulative Debt
Data Explanation
Georgia Highlands College
Associate Graduates Percent Borrowed and Cumulative Debt
42%
$10,844
University State College Comparison
Associate Graduates Percent Borrowed and Cumulative Debt
50%
$14,070
Cohort Loan Default Rate
Data Explanation
Georgia Highlands College
Cohort Loan Default Rate
14%
University State College Comparison
Cohort Loan Default Rate
13%